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U.s Geological Survey
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred...
Rand, Mcnally & co
Following the Santa Fe Trail: A Guide for Modern Travelers
Building at Penn and Westport Roads built in 1850-1851. Bought in 1854 by Albert Boone, grandson of Daniel Boone.
SC117 Map Collection Finding Aid
1642-2009 and n.d.
This is an artificial collection consisting of maps found in the Missouri Valley Special Collections. The collection includes historical, road, and geological maps, as well as travel guides. Most of the...
The State of North Carolina From the Best Authorities
1796 (reprinted 1908)
Reprint of a 1796 map depicting all but the westernmost area of the state of North Carolina. Towns, roads, rivers, streams, swamps, and mountains are shown.
A Map of Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland with the Parts Adjacent
Engraved map of four eastern seaboard states, indicating mountain ranges, rivers, streams, cities, towns and roads. Federal City, Baltimore and Philadelphia are featured.
Engraved map of Louisiana, showing lakes, rivers, towns, forts, and a few roads.
Mary Handly Linton Papers and Slide Collection Finding Aid
Mary Handly Linton was a local poet and author of books of verse. The collection contains both her personal papers and slide collection of approximately 3800 slides. Included with the personal papers are...
Robinson Family Papers Finding Aid
This collection contains correspondence, court records, maps, deeds, bills, etc., and has been arranged by date order with most items relating to Montgomery and Buchanan County, Missouri. It contains maps...
Illinois and Missouri
Color shaded map of Illinois and Missouri showing roads, towns, counties, forts, public houses, etc.
SC167 Kansas City Stockyards
1828-1983 and n.d.
The Kansas City Stockyards operated in the West Bottoms of Kansas City from 1871 to 1991. It was the second largest stockyards in the nation and one of Kansas City’s most important industries. This collection...
SC7 Missouri Valley Historical Society Records Finding Aid
The Missouri Valley Historical Society (1913-1940) was the successor to the Kansas City Historical Society (1906-1913) and the Early Settler's Society and Historical Association (1896-1906). All these...
Map of the State of Missouri and Territory of Arkansas, Compiled from the Latest Authorities
Map of Missouri, and Arkansas territory showing rivers, towns, counties, and a few roads. Tribal territories in Missouri are indicated for the Kickapoos, Delawares, and Shawnees. Some Osage Indian settlements...
Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island
This map shows the counties, cities, railroad lines, and roads across the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
A New Map of Missouri with Its Roads and Distances
Map of Missouri showing counties in color, towns, canals, roads, and railroads. At bottom of map is a list of steamboat routes. Distances between towns shown on map.
Map of Santa Fe Trace From Independence to the Crossing of the Arkansas
A facsimile of the map "drawn by Capt. P. St. G. Cooke, Drags. From Notes carefully taken by him while in command of the Excursion to protect the Santa Fe Trade, 1843." Covers the trail from the Independence/Weston/Ft....
A New Map of Kentucky
1846 (reprinted ca. 1960)
Map of Kentucky showing counties, towns, roads, and distances between towns, with insets showing the falls of Ohio, the Lexington area, and the Clarksburg area in 1846.
Plan of the Town of Newton in 1700
Diagram of the town of Newton, Massachusetts, showing plat ownership by early settlers. Roads, ponds, meadows, and the Charles River are in evidence.
Map of Missouri with counties shown in color. Also shows towns, roads, canals, and railroads.
Westport Mo. and Its Additions
Early map of Westport, Missouri, shows streets with names and width; some residences like Col. A. Boone; and the Godfrey Vineyard. A “Table of Distances” gives miles from Westport to places like San...
Colton's New Map of Missouri
Continuation of title: "Compiled from the U.S. Surveys, and other authentic sources." Map of Missouri with counties shown in color with township and range lines. Also shows towns, roads, canals, mills,...
A Map Exhibiting the Locality of the Nebraska Gold Mines and the Routes Thereto
Map of Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, as well as Nebraska and Kansas Territories, showing railroad routes from Chicago, Saint Louis, and other towns to the Missouri River, past which various roads heading to...
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